The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 130 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COM 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% - 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £325 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £14.50
COM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 666 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.70% 26.68% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 434 385
Average daily rate £350 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COM across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

COM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COM across the Yorkshire region.

COM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

COM
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing COM across the Yorkshire region.

COM Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

COM
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 2 £338 - 14
North Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 9
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 24
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing COM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COM.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Advertising
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (11.11%) SOAP
8 1 (11.11%) IIS
8 1 (11.11%) CRM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing COM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DAB
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
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